INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Fotec Forschungs- und Technologietransfer GmbH

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Fotec Forschungs- und Technologietransfer GmbH
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>As a partner in the FP7 project HELM (Harmonised European Land Monitoring) we are interested in testing the data specifications related to this activity. Fotec is the research subsidiary of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt which offers geoinformatics studies focused among others on GIS analyses and data interoperability. </p>
    Main Activities: 
    Expertise in the conceptual design and implementation of Land Cover- and Land Use-models on national and international scale, developed in research projects. LISA 1, LISA 2 Member of ISO/TC211 and involved in the activities of the working group 7 especially in the development of the ISO standard 19144-2 – Geographic Information Classification System Part 2 - Land Cover Meta Language.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    Austria
    Societal Sector: 
    research and education
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    Expertise in the conceptual design and implementation of Land Cover- and Land Use-models on national and international scale, developed in research projects. LISA 1, LISA 2 Member of ISO/TC211 and involved in the activities of the working group 7 especially in the development of the ISO standard 19144-2 – Geographic Information Classification System Part 2 - Land Cover Meta Language. Member of the Austrian institute of standards in the Committee ONK84 – geographic information and survey. Discussion about the INSPIRE implementation in Austria.
    Primary Business: 
    Research and education
    INSPIRE Data Themes
    Producer